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3 hrs ago | Daily Kos
I have not written about the videotaped killing of Eric Garner by the New York Police Department--and their subsequent efforts to cover up the crime--because I did not want to contribute to the online necropolis of black and brown people unjustly killed by white American racism.
5 hrs ago | National Public Radio
The public corruption trial is now underway for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.
6 hrs ago | Common Dreams
Palestinian relatives mourn for victims of the Duheir family, near the rubble of their home, after it was destroyed by an Israeli air strike in Rafah on July 29, 2014, in the southern of Gaza strip.
8 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
In Arizona there's nothing wrong with swaggering around with a semi-automatic weapon on your back, as long as it's not pointed at anyone.
10 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
Bill-O is not happy with his counterpart George Will for saying we should welcome the child refugees from Central America.
11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Same-sex couples marched in Ashville, NC last October before a protest where they requested marriage licenses they knew they would not be issued.
14 hrs ago | Truthdig
The United Nations Security Council is theoretically a sort of sovereign in international law.
A FoxNews.com article asserted that undocumented immigrants protesting outside the White House were given "a pass" from being arrested by immigration officials who prioritize apprehensions and deportations for more serious offenders.
The ODNI says that this slide shows ground scarring at two multiple rocket launch sites oriented in the direction of Ukrainian military units.
A new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration this week found that nuisance flooding, or minor flooding, has increased on all three U.S. coasts between 300 and 925 percent since the 1960s.
Circle the chairs and lets form a snake line. Today's suggested topic is about Rev.
Colleges across the country continue to come under fire for mishandling cases of sexual violence on campus.
With no one willing to kill its 16 death row inmates, the southern Indian state of Kerala has decided to offer 400 times more money to whoever wants to become the state's newest executioner.
The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 Monday that Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional, upholding a lower-court ruling from February.
Katherine Hoover, from New Port Richey, Fla., was visiting a friend in Brooksville, Fla.
I never get tired of watching humpback whales breach the ocean and leap through the air.
On Friday, the Alaska Supreme Court ruled unanimously that same-sex couples are eligible for survivor benefits - specifically workers' compensation.
When ordinary countries fight wars they have war aims. In World War II, the U.S. wanted to defeat Germany militarily, but then to help it return to democracy and to economic health.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:18 pm
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